German shares close 1.66 pct higher

FRANKFURT, Jan. 26 (Xinhua) -- German stocks rose on Tuesday, with the benchmark DAX index up 227.04 points, or 1.66 percent, to close at 13,870.99 points.

Multinational software corporation SAP won the most among the blue chips, with its shares up 4.23 percent. Multinational chemical firm Linde and sportswear and equipment maker Adidas gained 3.54 percent and 2.86 percent, respectively.

European multinational online food-delivery service Delivery Hero, semiconductor manufacturer Infineon Technologies and energy group RWE were the top three losers among the blue chips, falling 3.09 percent, 1.46 percent and 1.36 percent, respectively.

SAP was the most-traded share with a turnover of 467.76 million euros (568.00 million U.S. dollars).

China's Haier, a leading global household appliances manufacturer listed in Frankfurt in 2018, lost 4.52 percent to close at 2.378 euros per share on Tuesday.

Article type: metered
User Type: anonymous web
User Status:
Campaign ID: 46
Cxense type: free
User access status: 3
Join our Telegram channel to get our Evening Alerts and breaking news highlights

Next In World

Germany tightens rules for unvaccinated travellers from Spain, Netherlands
Nigerian court sentences 10 men to prison for 2020 Chinese ship hijacking
South Africa's Electoral Commission to seek to delay municipal vote
After the flood, Germany battles to clear mountains of trash
"I was reborn aged 102," - Russian WW2 veteran beats COVID-19 after week in ICU
Vietnam's Ho Chi Minh City extends coronavirus lockdown
Bosnia's peace envoy imposes jail terms for genocide denial
Uganda, struggling to buy COVID-19 vaccines, splashes on new vehicles for lawmakers
Haiti's history of violence and rebellion
Protest breaks out at prison in Myanmar's biggest city

Stories You'll Enjoy